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Book Reviews

Today I’m going to review Katy Bowman’s three books to help you sort out which one you might like to read or give as a gift. 657 more words


My First Steak

It was several years ago, I was on a business trip to DC with my colleagues.

It was the last evening and we had been in training all day – so we decided to go out for a nice meal. 433 more words


Sacramento weathers the storm

As of Friday morning, Sacramento appears to be through most of the storm, though a few showers may crop up throughout the day. In total, the storm brought 2.63 inches of rain to Sacramento. 431 more words

City Of Sacramento

Fossil Fuel Investment Risks: Time for Action

Are fossil fuels the sub-prime assets of the future?  The debate about the long term risk of investments in fossil fuel businesses is moving from a fringe moral debate initiated by the… 991 more words


Out-growing a Point of View

Can you grow younger in your outlook while maintaining your wisdom? Would you even want to?

Years ago I was in a multi-generational group that took part in a quiz to determine our outlook on the professional work world and which generation subscribed to the same beliefs. 411 more words


7 Goals for Life

Never stop learning — study Engineering and Astrophysics

Contribute to the world — become an Engineer for astronautics

Never conform for others’ benefit

Don’t stagnate — be social and adventurous… 16 more words

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How to travel without going anywhere...if Kant could do it, why not you?

As Followers and readers of ‘Writing from the Twelfth House’ will know, I had to give up a busy career and most of ordinary life from the end of 2001 until launching this blog in 2008 – my first step in re-entering the public world. 540 more words

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